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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2525 on: August 21, 2017, 03:35:11 AM »
StarCraft remastered.  :guts:

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2526 on: August 21, 2017, 05:01:09 AM »
StarCraft remastered.  :guts:

How is it? I've been wanting to try it myself. My poor little Zerglings have been left out in the cold too long.
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2527 on: August 21, 2017, 12:31:37 PM »
I finally managed to get the Rakuyo in Bloodborne. Yay!

And Hellblade is one hell if a ride... I don't think it's for everyone but it certainly manages to create a way of character-driven storytelling that I have not experienced before in a videogame.
It kinda feels like From Software tried to do a Walking-sim. Kudos to Ninja Theory for pushing this game through without a publisher.
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2528 on: August 21, 2017, 01:16:59 PM »
Ah, you're like me and you play the GoW games in chronological order every time you play 'em, hehe. Also! As for Amygdala, you can pretty easily bait her leaping move by sticking next to her legs. And while her legs and tail have some ridiculous armor, you can eventually wound them just like any other body part on the large bosses.

Hah, yea I always play the GoW games like that. It's a lot more fun that way since the games more or less end where the next begins. Watching Kratos progress over the games is pretty cool~

As for Amygdala, I've actually tried that strategy. It works pretty damn well in the Nightmare Frontier. Typically I find it works well in the defiled chalice for the most part but she always finds a way to gank me (especially the last chunk of her health). She will be murdered though. I did it once before and I will do it many times again. Out of spite now if anything~

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2529 on: August 24, 2017, 02:27:17 AM »
How is it? I've been wanting to try it myself. My poor little Zerglings have been left out in the cold too long.

Very fun. It's still StarCraft, but that sexy coat of paint Blizzard put on it looks good.

I've been waiting for this since the very disappointing death ball RTS that was StarCraft 2.

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2530 on: September 06, 2017, 11:41:08 AM »
Destiny 2! anyone else playing? I am about 3 hours in and holy cow! This game is beautiful. I was super into Destiny 1 so I am not surprised how good it is but they did such a good job from what I have played so far. Its also very apparent they actually put in effort to telling a story this time around. If anyone wants to play or looking for a clan hit me up! psn Mufasa_315 Im part of a nice sized clan (23+ members) with a really solid group of people. We are always taking new members.  :serpico:
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2531 on: September 07, 2017, 04:15:50 PM »
Finished the 6th palace in Persona 5. Shit's real. Time for another break hah.

Started Dishonored 2 again now that my version for the PC isn't running like absolute trash. Wanted to replay this before Death of the Outsider comes out.

Also for Fall / Halloween spirit (I don't care how early it is, Halloween is a state of mind, not a holiday!), I started my Silent Hill binge. Beat Silent Hill 1, which was a glorious nostalgia trip. I find how dated that game is, gives it a really awesome charm. About halfway through Silent Hill 2. I love this game so damn much. It's basically my favorite game of all time. No other game affected my life nearly as much as that game did.

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2532 on: September 08, 2017, 05:12:41 PM »
I finished Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake over the Labor Day weekend, and finished The Secret of Monkey Island yesterday. I'm now playing Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge and am loving it so far.

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2533 on: September 08, 2017, 07:35:46 PM »
Trying and failing to kick my Breath of the Wild addiction, with my Master Sword upgraded I can make mince meat of Golden Lynels, but I wont be satisfied until I can kill Vaati, Majora, Zant, Ghirahim, Ganon, Demise, Aghanim and Bellum in a single sword stroke.

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2534 on: September 08, 2017, 08:18:56 PM »
I wont be satisfied until I can kill Vaati, Majora, Zant, Ghirahim, Ganon, Demise, Aghanim and Bellum in a single sword stroke.

So confused... are those all in the game?
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2535 on: September 08, 2017, 09:18:07 PM »
Trying and failing to kick my Breath of the Wild addiction, with my Master Sword upgraded I can make mince meat of Golden Lynels, but I wont be satisfied until I can kill Vaati, Majora, Zant, Ghirahim, Ganon, Demise, Aghanim and Bellum in a single sword stroke.
So confused... are those all in the game?

I tried looking that up and couldn't find anything. That'd be a hell of a DLC. =)

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2536 on: September 15, 2017, 04:22:14 PM »
Just got home with Samus Returns. :guts:

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2537 on: September 15, 2017, 04:49:51 PM »
Just got home with Samus Returns. :guts:

Same!

I'd also like to shout out that Switch owners should check out Octopath Traveler's demo. 2 storylines, pick Primrose first. It is solid. The Knight's story almost made me completely stop...
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2538 on: September 15, 2017, 10:42:02 PM »
There's something strangely satisfying about freezing an enemy with the ice beam and shattering them with the parry.

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2539 on: September 16, 2017, 04:06:05 PM »
Halfway through Dishonored 2 roughly. Wanted to beat this in preparation for Death of the Outsider but that shit clearly isn't happening. Emily for life though.

Just beat Silent Hill 2 as well as the Maria scenario. Silent Hill 2 just felt draining this time around but the game is still damn amazing. Historical Society is one of the best levels in the series with how relentlessly fucked up it is. Haven't played the Maria scenario in ages but it's short and beautiful.

Onto Silent Hill 3 hurray. Stoked for one of the most ruthlessly fucked up games ever. 

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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2540 on: September 17, 2017, 10:40:19 PM »
I hope i'm not the only one who played through samus returns already.
although at the ending my 3ds froze and i lost the progress i had to right after i got the baby metroid. just got to scavenge for all the expansions again lol.
so i must ask, did the game seem kind of short to anyone? or did it feel like the spread of upgrades wasn't consistent? I ended up getting the gravity suit and the plasma beam really close together but i don't know how everyone elses experience felt. I was personally bothered at how they got rid of one of the power bombs main functionalities with the aieon scanner, but i kind of understand the need for it. Maybe? I dunno i think a better design choice for the map might have been to give you the subsequent map for the area once you killed the metroids in that sector. Although i did really like the spider ball trick with the power bombs. that was neat.


So i went through and finished samus returns again and got every expansion, and i found that there IS a hard mode you can play after you beat it once. So i was pleasantly surprised for that. Also encountered a bug when going back through for the expansions. Sometimes if the power up item is just hidden in a block you have to break, it just won't register that it's there. So if anyone encounters that you just have to exit and re-enter the room. Probably related to offscreen entities loading because i also killed an enemy off-screen once and it continued walking forward and was basically a ghost.
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Re: What Are You Playing?
« Reply #2541 on: September 18, 2017, 12:44:39 PM »
Finished Monkey Island 2 yesterday and started Wolfenstein 3D.